Yale School of Management


Professor Ed Kaplan Named Distinguished Fellow by INFORMS


Launched a new world of INFORMS (in Chinese), United Daily News (Taiwan), June 20, 2018


Interview with Richard Larson, INFORMS National Meeting, Nashville, 2016


Watch Your Assets!  (Inc.com, December 2016)


How to cure the electoral college (with Arnold Barnett), Los Angeles Times, Dec. 16, 2016


Israeli Ministry of Health reverses blood donation policy, Analytics Magazine, December 2016


Celebrating the operations research mindset (ORMS Today, December 2016)


Irrevocably allocating resources (ORMS Today, October 2016)


The summer of O.R.: sharing stORies and telling it like it is! (ORMS Today, August 2016)


Sexy operations research (ORMS Today, June 2016)


Make the world a better place (ORMS Today, April 2016)


Let’s Do Stuff! (ORMS Today, February 2016)


Science behind the ‘Madness’ (INFORMS Online, March 2016)


How mathematicians combat violence (ASU Now, March 2016)


O.R. mindset magi; Meet the ‘member in chief’ (OR/MS Today, December, 2015)


Improved sanitation may reduce sexual violence in South African townships (GroundUp, South Africa)


U professor finds method to March Madness (Minnesota Daily, March 2015)


Big data saves lives (CNN, February 2015)


The economics behind detecting terror plots (Oxford University Press Blog, January 2015)


Is the Boycott Movement Anti-Semitic? (Inside Higher Ed, September 2014)


Was the FAA’s ban on flights to Israel warranted? (Jerusalem Post, August 2014)


Duck and Cover (Washington Free Beacon, March 2014)


Why do Gaza rockets result in few casualties? (i24 News, March 2014)


Why Buffett will keep his billion (Boston Globe, March 2014)


Pourquoi les roquettes font-elles peu de victimes? (i24 News, March 2014, in French)


Study: Civil defenses cut 86% of deaths from Gaza rockets (Jerusalem Post, March 2014)


Potential Rocket Hits (Mifram Security, March 2014, in Hebrew)


New Research: Defensive Measures in Sderot Saved Dozens of Lives (Yediot Aharonot, February 2014, in Hebrew)


Modeling Terrorism (Nexus, January 2014)

Blood Scandal (The Jerusalem Post, December 2013)    

Magen David Adom Donation Stand Thrown Out of Knesset for Discouraging Ethiopian MK From Giving Blood (The Jerusalem Post, December 2013)   

How Dangerous is America (Boston Globe Magazine, July 2013)

Unclear and Present Danger (Tzvi B'Eretz Hachaim, December 2012)

Atonement in the Ivy League  (Jerusalem Post, 2012)

When Data Guys Triumph (New York Times, 2011)

Terror queues (INFORMS Podcast, 2010)

Queueing theory vs. terror plots (OR/MS Today, 2010)

Afganistan’da ‘zafer’ değil, ‘kaos’ var (Aksiyon, 2010, in Turkish)

Flying is safer than you think (Jerusalem Post, 2010)

Europe Reimports Jew Hatred (Wall Street Journal, 2009)

A cure for the Electoral College? (San Diego Union Tribune, 2009)

Bullets and Band-aids (Yale Globalist, 2009)

A Check Against Terrorism (Jewish Week, 2008)

Electoral College? Our Ballots Should Matter More (Hartford Courant, 2008)

Exclusive Interview: An M.I.T. And A Yale Professors' Cure For The Electoral College (Huffington Post, 2008)

For the Gamblers, 1+2=5 (New York Times, 2007)

'Idol' Voting Is Broken (Hartford Courant, 2007)

An Honest Man: How do you spot an anti-Semite? Ask about Israel. (Wall Street Journal, 2006)

Be a Hero, Hug a Terrorist (OR/MS Today, 2006)

The Islamization of European Jew-Hatred (Front Page Magazine, 2006)

The Diaspora is also looking for answers, (Haaretz, 2006, in Hebrew)

UK MPs find massive rise in anti-Semitism (Jerusalem Post, 2006)

La mayoría de los que critican a Israel son antisemitas (La Nacion, 2006, in Spanish)

Some life insurers deny coverage during overseas travel (Associated Press, 2006)

Gaming March Madness (Kiplinger’s, 2006)

Bracket Racket (The Other Paper, 2006)

Preventing Suicide Bombing (New York Times, 2005)

Why Just Detecting Hidden Explosives May Not Cut Deaths (Wall Street Journal, 2005)

Study: Suicide Bomb Detectors Impractical (Associated Press, 2005)

Science in War: Counter-Terror Fact and Fiction (Channel 4 (UK), 2005)

Suicide bombers not easily foiled by technology (New Scientist, 2005)

Study: Technology to stop suicide bombers - not practical, (Yediot Ahoronot, 2005, in Hebrew)

Politiker fordern mehr Überwachung zur Verhinderung von Terror (Telepolis, 2005, in German)

Study by Yale professor suggests best way to fight terror (The Jewish Ledger, 2005)

No high-tech solution to suicide bombings (Morning Star, 2005)

PNAS in the News (PNAS, 2005)

March Madness goes to market (Boston Globe, 2005)

Some Tips for Becoming A Shark in the Office Pool (Wall Street Journal, 2005)

Boycott of Israeli Schools (New York Times, 2005)

Why America Is Still An Easy Target (Time Magazine, 2004)

Bioterror plans include volunteer aid (Fort Worth Star Telegram, 2004)

Unready for Anthrax (Washington Post, 2003)

Anthrax Response Plans Inadequate, Study Warns (Washington Post, 2003)

Healing Thyself, a Tempting Option With Serious Side Effects (Washington Post, 2003)

Model Suggests More Anthrax Prep Needed (ABC News, 2003)

Report: Anthrax may cause U.S. disaster (CNN, 2003)

Anthrax attack would kill many thousands, experts say (Oakland Tribune, 2003)

Report Sees U.S. Anthrax Disaster, Urges Readiness (Reuters, 2003)

Modelers say thousands would die in anthrax attack (San Mateo County Times, 2003)

The Citizen as First Responder (Fox News, 2003)

Q&A: Yale's Dr. Ed Kaplan (BioSecurity, 2003)

Focus on Smallpox Threat Revived (Washington Post, 2003)

Bush Smallpox Inoculation Plan Near Standstill (Washington Post, 2003)

Ring Vaccination Revisited (Science, 2003)

Do's and don'ts while filling out your bracket (Florida Today, 2003)

March Madness in workplace (Palm Beach Post, 2003)

Competing risks and realities (Jerusalem Post, 2002)

Study Uses Math Model to Determine Effects of a Smallpox Attack (New York Times, 2002)

Smallpox Scenarios (Wall Street Journal, 2002)

Scientists Say Mass Vaccination Is Best Response to a Smallpox Attack (Scientific American, 2002)

White House Debate on Smallpox Slows Plan for Wide Vaccination (New York Times, 2002)

U.S. to Vaccinate 500,000 Workers Against Smallpox (New York Times, 2002)

The Government Must Plan for Mass Vaccinations (Newsweek, 2002)

The Plan to Fight Smallpox (Newsweek, 2002)

Study Looks at Targeted Vaccinations (Associated Press, 2002)

U.S. weighs smallpox plans (Reuters, 2002)

Profile: Smallpox Preparedness Of Israel And The U.S. (National Public Radio, 2002)

Israel Begins Vaccinating Health Workers for Smallpox (New York Times, 2002)

Should only infected people be vaccinated? (Jerusalem Post, 2002)

Expert: Israel should get smallpox vaccine now (Jerusalem Post, 2002)

Recommendation of the security system: vaccinate against smallpox, (Ma’ariv, 2002, in Hebrew)

Teaching Protection (Jerusalem Post, 2002)

U.S. experts question smallpox strategy (National Post, 2002)

Sommes-nous prêts à nous défendre? (Radio Canada (in French), 2002)

Computers simulate smallpox attack (CNN, 2002)

Smallpox response might include quarantine (MSNBC, 2002)

Smallpox vaccine plan would use polling places (Denver Post, 2002)

Smallpox: Should Everyone Be Vaccinated? (WebMD, 2002)

Ring Around the Pox (The American Prowler, 2002)

Better Data On HIV Sought As Naming Debate Lingers (Hartford Courant, 2001)

A Report Harshly Criticizes The Federal Policy on AIDS (New York Times, 2000)

March Madness? Not When You Have A Formula (Hartford Courant, 2000)

Expert: Ethiopian blood ban is pointless (Jerusalem Post, 1998)

Getting The Point In New Haven (Time Magazine, 1992)

Yale Study Reports Clean Needle Project Helps Check AIDS (New York Times, 1991)